Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairfield, Fairfield Municipal Airport (KFWC)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 88.41°WElev: 436ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain in Vicinity

66°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 10:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wayne City IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Low around 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 6 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Low around 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Wayne City IL
 38.34°N 88.6°W
9:50 pm CDT Apr 16, 2024
10pm CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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